King Street, Silverton


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  • Bedrooms: 4
A charming Grade II listed four bedroom cottage in the centre of Silverton, with a wealth of character, generous garden and parking. Detached character cottage. Central village location. Large private gardens. Off road parking. 4 Bedrooms. Study. Large living and dining room. Ground floor bathroom.


Silverton has a thriving community plus an excellent range of local facilities including an award winning butchers / delicatessen / village store, two pubs, community hall and church. There is also a health centre and primary school (Ofsted - good) plus a number of societies and sporting clubs. Just over two miles away is the National Trust owned Killerton House with its extensive parkland open for walking and horse riding. The village lies just nine miles up the valley of the River Exe from the beautiful university and cathedral city of Exeter, with the town of Tiverton, renowned for Blundell's School, lying eight miles to the north.


Gauntlet Cottage is a substantial thatched cottage with many character features, offering a versatile range of accommodation, and large level gardens. The property occupies an enviable position in the centre of this popular Mid Devon village and has the added benefit of off street parking.


Glazed porch opens into the entrance lobby with doors to sitting room and dining room. The sitting room is a lovely, double aspect room, with an abundance of character including exposed beams and ceiling timbers, inglenook fireplace and windows overlooking the garden. Across the entrance lobby is the dining room, another double aspect room with lovely views across the garden, exposed beams and ceiling timbers, inglenook fireplace with wood burner and stairs to the first floor. Breakfast room with doors to the utility and well-appointed kitchen. The kitchen has an array of wall and base units with a four ring gas hob with oven below and space for fridge and freezer. The adjoining utility room has doors to the back garden, space and plumbing for washing machine, boiler and a sink. Door to downstairs bedroom or study, a good sized room with window to the western elevation. Downstairs bathroom comprises panelled bath with shower over, w/c, and pedestal wash basin.

The upstairs accommodation is arranged from the central landing with three good size bedrooms, a study and shower room. Each of the bedrooms has a wonderful easterly aspect looking across the garden, two of which have large fitted wardrobes.


The path from the lane leads to the front porch and paved seating area to the South and Eastern side of the house. The large, level lawn opens in front of you and is surrounded by pretty borders and shrubs. In the centre is a large Cedar of Lebanon which according to our client was planted in the 1930s. At one end of the garden, adjoining the road is a gravelled parking space. To the side of the house are further borders and garden sheds.


Strictly by prior appointment via the agents, Stags, on 01884 235705.


From Tiverton take the A396 towards Exeter for about 8 miles, turning left signposted Silverton, Broadclyst and Killerton House. After about half a mile and upon entering the village, just before the mini roundabout turn left into Tiverton Road. In a short distance turn right into King Street.


Mains water, electricity and drainage. LP gas. Oil fired central heating.

Arrange viewing 01884 798526

Stags - Tiverton

19 Bampton Street, Tiverton, Devon, EX16 6AA

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